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Theatre stars shortlisted for Times Breakthrough Award
The actors and playwrights will battle it out in the audience-voted award
UK tour announced for The Full Monty
The tour will kick off in Bournemouth in September
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 25 April - 1 May
Show Boat sails into London and the Donmar presents a new Nick Payne play in this week's top picks
Watch Joe McElderry in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
An exclusive video has been released showing the X Factor star as Joseph
Claire Sweeney joins cast of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
The actress joins the touring production of the musical
Folk (Birmingham Repertory Theatre)
By Diane Parkes
Tessa Walker directs this new comedy by Tom Wells
5 Minutes with: Tom Wells - 'It was a happy accident that I liked theatre'
The writer of comedies Jumpers For Goalposts, The Kitchen Sink and new play Folk explains how he came to be a playwright
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 18-24 April
Mischief Theatre's return and an all-Welsh Cyrano de Bergerac feature in this week's top openings